Farmington, NY (April 26, 2020) – Around 5 p.m. last evening, a fatal collision involving two vehicles took place at an intersection in Farmington.
According to police, the collision took place at the intersection of Hook Road and Allen Padgham Road. Deputies confirmed that a 21-year-old named Zackary Bassett was traveling south on Hook Road when he entered into the intersection.
A small Ford dump truck operated by 37-year-old Julio Caballero was traveling west and collided with Bassett’s vehicle at the intersection.
Numerous emergency responders were called to the scene including New York State Police, Farmington Fire Department, and Victor Farmington Ambulance.
Bassett was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The intersection was closed down in the area for a period of time. Police continue their investigation into the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
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